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Flying Solo: Preparing Your Contractor Business

Are you thinking about starting your own solo business and contracting your Marketing services?

It can be a challenging time in a difficult market out there, which is why it's more important than ever to master the fundamentals so you can create your contractor brand and make an impact, right from the very start.

This course, which is run by an experienced Entrepreneur and award-winning contracting Marketer, Christopher Melotti (Melotti Media) will teach you all you need to know to be successful in today's evolving industry. The class will also discuss tips and tricks, step-by-step guides, survival hacks, and marketing plans, as well as open the discussion up for questions and workshops.

A new contractor business needs a strong strategy to get it off the ground, however most entrepreneurs don't understand the steps required to go out on their own. In today's highly connected and technological world, there are many opportunities for the right-minded person to be successful, so long as they have the right knowledge and tools.

This course is designed for the new or upcoming contractor with lots of questions to come and learn the basics, so they can leave with confidence.

Date

Monday, 11 June 2018

Time

9:00 AM - 12:30 PM AEST

Venue

Cliftons Training Facility
60 Margaret St
Sydney NSW 2000

Cost

From $330

Delivery

Face-to-face and Online


Topics covered

  • Business essentials
  • When to make the leap
  • Steps that I used
  • Finding your specialisation
  • Testing for the demand
  • Step One: What you need
  • Business Plan & Marketing Plan
  • Objectives and Goals
  • Strategies
  • Long term
  • Keeping your finger on the pulse
  • Looking for work
  • Your Website
  • Content is key
  • Amplifying your business with social media
  • Managing your finances
  • Tips and tricks

Notes

This course qualifies for 4 hours of professional development under the AMI's Certified Practising Marketer program.


Facilitator

Christopher Melotti

 

Christopher Melotti is a Marketing, Social Media and Copywriting Aficionado who lives by the motto "Continually challenge, consistently grow, constantly humbled, confidently show." He owns his own Copywriting and Marketing consulting business, Melotti Media, where he works with a wide range of clients from Insurance, to Real Estate, Agency, Web Design, Logisitcs, Financial and many more. He also runs TheCopywritingBlog.com.au, is a published author, and won the Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) of the Year award in 2017.


Christopher possess a solid range of Marketing experience including strategy, digital, social media, content writing, creative, promotion and communications, having personally initiated, developed and launched several successful Marketing campaigns across a diverse range of industries, for which he was awarded the 2015 Australian Marketing Institute’s (AMI) Highly Commended Future Leader Award for Marketing excellence.


He holds a Bachelors Degree in Commerce and Marketing, a Masters Degree in Commercial and Business Law, and has commenced an MBA. He has a creative energy and enthusiastic flair, with a strong belief in entrepreneurial spirit and professional respect.


One of his major passions is presenting and teaching people so they can profit off his experience, which is why people enjoy attending and hold him in such high regard. 


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Face-to-face

Face-to-face ticket is the traditional workshop format where you will attend the workshop and interact with your facilitator in person.

  • AMI Member

    Available for AMI members only. Please be sure to use your exact name and email address listed on your membership

    $385.00

  • Non-Member

    For Non-Members. For information on how to become a member contact memberships@ami.org.au

    $550.00

  • AMI CPM

    Available for AMI CPMs only. Please be sure to use your exact name and email address listed on your membership.

    $330.00

Virtual Classroom

Virtual Classroom allows you to participate in the workshop completely online, through the Zoom conferencing platform. You will see the slides in one frame and the facilitator in another frame. This setup is to allow access to the workshop remotely and interact with your facilitator from anywhere in Australia.

By selecting the Virtual Classroom ticket, you will not be expected to be at the workshop venue, so please notify AMI staff if you change your mind and intend on attending the venue.

  • AMI Member

    Available for AMI members only. Please be sure to use your exact name and email address listed on your membership

    $385.00

  • Non-Member

    For Non-Members. For information on how to become a member contact memberships@ami.org.au

    $550.00

  • AMI CPM

    Available for AMI CPMs only. Please be sure to use your exact name and email address listed on your membership.

    $330.00